Annunciation and Nativity, Rhenish Master ca. 1330
Rhenish Master ca. 1330
Annunciation and Nativity
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Rheinischer Meister: Schreinkasten, um 1330, Mischtechnik auf Eichen- und Fichtenholz, 155 x 243 cm, Museum Schloss Braunfels, seit 2015 als Leihgabe im Städel Museum

Kölner Meister: Madonna mit Kind, um 1320-1330, Mischtechnik auf Holz, 132 x 60 cm, Leihgabe aus Privatbesitz im Bayerischen Nationalmuseum, München, seit 2015 als Leihgabe im Städel Museum

Rhenish Master ca. 1330

Annunciation and Nativity, 1325 – 1335


Dimensions
153.7 x 118.8 x min. 2.9 cm
maximum depth
2.9 cm
Physical Description
Mixed technique on fir
Inventory Number
SG 358
Acquisition
Acquired in 1925
Status
On display, 2nd upper level, Old Masters

Audio

  • 01:30
    Basic information
  • 02:13
    Focus on art history
  • 01:55
    Focus on religion

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Annunciation and Nativity
Painter
Altar
The Wings of the Altenberg Altarpiece
Backside
Arrest of Jesus, Crucifixion, St. Nicholaus (?) and St. Catherine (painted surface heavily damaged)
Part Number / Total
1 / 4
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Mixed technique on fir
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Spruchband der Verkündigungsdarstellung: AVE + MARIA + GRACIA + PLENA+ D[OMI]N[U]S + TECU[M] (Gegrüßet seist du, Maria, voll der Gnade, Der Herr ist mit Dir!)

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Acquisition
Acquired in 1925

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Matthäus 1,18-25
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Lukas 1,26-38
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Lukas 2,5-7

Iconclass

Primary
  • 73A521 the Annunciation: Mary standing
  • 11G184 the Archangel Gabriel
  • 11G1921 angel(s) with book(-scroll) or banderole
  • 73B131 Mary reclining in bed or on a couch, looking at the Christ-child
Secondary
  • 48A9851 ribbon, scroll, banderole ~ ornament
  • 73B281 the ox and the ass at the manger ~ Christ's birth
  • 11G21 angels singing, making music

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20.05.2020